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McNeese Hosts Fourth Annual Unlock Education Event

April 7, 2021

The McNeese State University Burton College of Education took its 4th annual Unlock Education event virtual for high school juniors and seniors in Southwest Louisiana interested in the teaching profession. The event began as a Pinnacle Excellence Award by Dr. Katie Williams, assistant professor of education, and is designed to encourage students who are considering…

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McNeese Preview Day Set April 24

April 7, 2021

McNeese State University’s Preview Day for prospective students and their families will take place from 9-11 a.m. Saturday, April 24, in the Recreation Complex. This free event is sponsored by the McNeese Admissions and Recruiting Office. Following COVID-19 guidelines, the number of guests for the event is limited and temperature checks are required before entering…

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McNeese Theatre Returns with Two Upcoming Performances

April 1, 2021

Theatre returns to McNeese State University this spring with special repertory performances of “The Laramie Project” on Thursday, April 15, at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, April 17, at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. and the musical, “The Last Five Years,” on Wednesday, April 14, and Friday, April 16, at 7:30 p.m., and on Sunday, April…

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Visual Arts Spring 2021 Student Invitational Exhibition Now On Display

March 26, 2021

The McNeese State University Department of Visual Arts is currently hosting the Spring 2021 Student Invitational Exhibition in the Mezzanine Gallery, located above the Grand Gallery in the Shearman Fine Arts Annex. The exhibit will be open through April 15. On display are student works representing painting, drawing, photography, print, design and sculpture. Participating students…

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McNeese 2021 Works on Paper Exhibit Set to Open

March 24, 2021

The 34th Annual McNeese National Works on Paper Exhibition will open with a virtual gallery talk on Facebook on Thursday, March 25. The exhibit, which runs through May 6, is in the Grand Gallery of the Shearman Fine Arts Annex at McNeese State University. Serving as the juror for this year’s exhibition is Robyn Phillips-Pendleton,…

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McNeese to Host Virtual Suit Up Event with JCPenney

March 23, 2021

The McNeese State University Alumni Association is partnering with JCPenney to provide exclusive discounts on career apparel for McNeese students and alumni during the online Suit Up sale April 1-4 at “We’re very excited to continue working with JCPenney to provide this virtual shopping experience for our students and alumni,” says Stephanie Clark, assistant…

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Kay Dore Counseling Center to Offer Suicide Prevention Training

March 22, 2021

The Suicide and Education Program within McNeese State University’s Kay Doré Counseling Clinic (KDCC) will host QPR Suicide Prevention Trainings in March and April thanks to a grant received from United Way of Southwest Louisiana. QPR, which stands for Question, Persuade, Refer, is an innovative, practical and proven suicide prevention training that helps reduce suicidal…

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Spring 2021 GradFest Set at McNeese

March 18, 2021

Spring 2021 GradFest will be held for all McNeese State University graduating students from 1-5 p.m. on Tuesday, March 23, and from 8 a.m. to noon on Wednesday, March 24, on the second floor of the SEED Center. The McNeese Alumni Association sponsors this event. Masks will be required inside the building and social distancing…

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Summer and Fall 2021 Priority Registration Dates Set at McNeese

March 18, 2021

Students can go online now to view the class schedules for both the 2021 summer and fall registrations at McNeese State University at Priority registration for both the summer and fall will begin at 1 p.m. on Monday, April 19, for graduate students, seniors, student-athletes and veterans. Junior priority registration begins at 1 p.m.…

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Spring SAGE Series Presents “The ‘Baby Dolls’: Breaking the Race and Gender Barriers of the New Orleans Mardi Gras Tradition.”

February 11, 2021

McNeese State University’s 2021 Spring SAGE series will present a taped lecture by Dr. Kim Vaz-Deville titled “The ‘Baby Dolls’: Breaking the Race and Gender Barriers of the New Orleans Mardi Gras Tradition.” The presentation will be available to watch at 8 a.m., 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. daily, Feb. 12-19, on the Calcasieu Government…

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